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Welcome to Columbus Air Force Base, home of Team BLAZE and the 14th Flying Training Wing!   

Get ready to experience southern charm and hospitality in Columbus, Mississippi, known as “The Friendly City”. Columbus Air Force Base is located in Northeast Mississippi nearby the Tombigbee River. From the bright and sunny summers to moderate winters, there is a wide range of activities year-round. At the top of the page you’ll see drop down menus that can give you all of the information you may need on upcoming events, organizations, as well as the local and surrounding area.

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Our mission is to cultivate Airmen to be innovative leaders, create the world’s most advanced military pilots, and connect to each other, our families, and community. 

Welcome to Team BLAZE!

Jan
17
Sun
Write A Letter Week
Jan 17 – Jan 23 all-day

National Handwriting Day is January 23rd. Write a handwritten letter each day from 17-23 January. These letters can be written to your favorite Airman, barista, your best friends, or loved ones. Whomever you write, make sure the letter is written by hand.

Jan
18
Mon
National Winnie the Pooh Day @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

National Winnie the Pooh Day is going to be celebrated with interviews by the Librarians on their favorite characters. We will also post a reading of the famous bear’s stories with his best friends. 

*These will be pre-posted, since it falls on Martin Luther King Day.

Jan
19
Tue
DoL Vocational Track @ A&FRC
Jan 19 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Conducted by GBX Consultants, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notification and must have minimum of 8 participates to make. Call 434-2790 to register.

 

 

Jan
20
Wed
DoL Vocational Track @ A&FRC
Jan 20 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Conducted by GBX Consultants, private company contracted by DVA. Must register 10 days prior, company requires 10 days notification and must have minimum of 8 participates to make. Call 434-2790 to register.

 

 

Key Spouse Training @ A&FRC
Jan 20 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Anyone interested in attending, please contact A&FRC at 434-2839 or 434-279  for more information.

Penguin Awareness Day @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 20 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Patrons are encouraged to dress up like penguins without actually wearing a penguin costume. The participant with the best penguin inspired outfit will win a special prize. Tune in on @columbusairforcebaselibrary on Facebook!

Jan
21
Thu
Plan My Move- Smooth Move @ A&FRC
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Updated information about relocating held at AFRC. TMO, Housing, Military Pay, Billeting, Tri-Care, Medical Records, and A&FRC, spouses are encourage attend call (662) 434-2701 or 662-434-2790 to register.

 

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Fiber Arts with Megan @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 21 @ 2:30 pm

Megan will continue her Fiber Arts demonstrations via Facebook! Join us every other Thursday in January to build on your skills, or take up a New Year’s skill that’s new to you! January 7th and 21st on @columbusairforcebaselibrary.

Blaze Book Club @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The Blaze Book Club will discuss The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan on January 21, 2021 via the “Blaze Book Club Discussion” group housed on the Library’s Facebook page. The book can be obtained via digital means through RB Digital. Free access to the digital resources can be retrieved by emailing the Library at 14fss.fsdl.library@us.af.mil.

Jan
22
Fri
Show Us Your Shelfie Day @ CAFB Library Facebook Page
Jan 22 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

National Shelfie Day is the appreciation of how book shelves are organized. Books can be organized by spine colors to make an eye catching design or how we do it in our library. Share the pictures of what’s on your shelves and we’ll share ours! Tune in on @columbusairforcebaselibrary on Facebook.